Hessay Books: Autobiography
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Powell, Dilys
An Affair Of The Heart.
Hodder, 1963. Hard Cover, 280pp, priceclipped dustjacket, a little faded to spine. Endpaper maps. Name rubbed out to inner board, under dustjacket, otherwise very clean. The story of the author's relationship with the Greek village of Perachora, where her husband Humphry Payne excavated the archaic temple - one of Bruce Chatwin's favourite books... Very Good /Very Good.
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Book number: 6025
GBP 8.50 [Appr.: EURO 10 US$ 10.77 | JP¥ 1619]
Catalogue: Autobiography
Keywords: perachora, Humphry Payne, archaeology, temple, Bruce Chatwin, corinth

 
Priestland, Gerald
Something Understood An Autobiography.
Deutsch, 1986. First Edition. Hard Cover, 287pp, dustjacket with photograph of the author., b + w photographs.The autobiography of the BBC foreign correspondent - his battle with depression, meetings with Louis MacNeice, Isaiah Berlin etc... Fine /Fine.
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Book number: 5607
GBP 7.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.25 US$ 8.87 | JP¥ 1333]
Catalogue: Autobiography
Keywords: BBC, Isaish Berlin, Louis MacNeice, Hoffnung, Rene Cutforth, depression, foreign correspondent

 
Priestley, J B
Midnight on the Desert Chapters of Autobiography.
Readers Union and Heinemann, 1940. Hard Cover, 312pp, blue cloth covered boards, a very little rubbed to the edges of the spine. Internally very clean. Life in America etc... Fine /Very Good.
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Book number: 4998
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 6 US$ 6.33 | JP¥ 952]
Catalogue: Autobiography
Keywords: Autobiography

 
Priestley, J B
Rain Upon Godshill A Further Chapter of Autobiography.
Heinemann, 1939. First Edition. Hard Cover, First edition, first printing. 331pp, dark blue cloth covered boards. Flyleaf neatly removed, a couple of spots of foxing to the title page snd foredge, otherwise a clean copy. Travel in Egypt and the USA, rehearrsals at Malvern etc in the growing shadow of Nazi Germany... Very Good /No Jacket.
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Book number: 6067
GBP 8.50 [Appr.: EURO 10 US$ 10.77 | JP¥ 1619]
Catalogue: Autobiography
Keywords: Autobiography,

 
Quennell, Peter (ed)
The Journal of Thomas Moore 1818 - 1841.
Batsford, 1964. Hard Cover, The revised edition of 1964, edited and with an Introduction by Peter Quennell. 256 pp, the paper browning a little with age, marroon boards. B + w illustrations. Previous owner's bookplate to the flyleaf, otherwise a very clean copy. The diaries of the poet and friend of Byron who knew Sir Walter Scott, Wordsworth, Coleridge, Landor and Crabbe... Very Good /No Jacket.
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Book number: 8
GBP 4.50 [Appr.: EURO 5.5 US$ 5.7 | JP¥ 857]
Catalogue: Autobiography
Keywords: Diary, Hisory, English History, Regency England, Byron, Wordsworth, Coleridge

 
De Quincey, Thomas
The Confessions of an English Opium Eater.
Dent, 1910. Hard Cover, Everyman edition. 274pp, brown cloth covered boards, a litttle worn faded to spine. Previous owner's name on flyleaf, a few small spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise internally clean... Very Good /No Jacket.
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Book number: 10396
GBP 4.00 [Appr.: EURO 4.75 US$ 5.07 | JP¥ 762]
Catalogue: Autobiography

 
Randolph, Edmund
Hell Among The Yearlings.
Lakeside Press, 1978. Hard Cover, 1st in this attractive edition. 406pp, brown cloth boards, gilt top edge and publisher's logo to front, no dustjacket, as issued. B + w photographs. Autobiography of life on a ranch in the American West... As New /No Jacket.
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Book number: 2261
GBP 4.00 [Appr.: EURO 4.75 US$ 5.07 | JP¥ 762]
Catalogue: Autobiography
Keywords: ranch, autobiography, Cowboy

 
Randolph, Edmund
Hell Among The Yearlings.
Lakeside Press, 1978. Hard Cover, 1st in this attractive edition. 406pp, brown cloth boards, gilt top edge and publisher's logo to front, no dustjacket, as issued. B + w photographs. Autobiography of life on a ranch in the American West... As New /No Jacket.
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Book number: 8092
GBP 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 7.25 US$ 7.6 | JP¥ 1143]
Catalogue: Autobiography
Keywords: ranch, autobiography, cowboy

 
Reeve, Christopher
Still Me.
Arrow, 1999. Mass Market Paperback, 328pp. B + w photographs. A couple of light creases to the spine, otherwise a very clean Near Fine copy of the autobiography of the actor who fought against disability after an accident... Very Good.
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Book number: 7918
GBP 2.50 [Appr.: EURO 3 US$ 3.17 | JP¥ 476]
Catalogue: Autobiography
Keywords: Autobiography, Actor, Disabled

 
Von Rezzori, Gregor
The Snows of Yesteryear Portaits for an Autobiography.
Vintage, 1991. Mass Market Paperback, 292pp, softback covers by Ruby Webb. B + w photographs. A very clean, tight copy. An account of growing up in the Bukovina between the wars... Fine.
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Book number: 12395
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 6 US$ 6.33 | JP¥ 952]
Catalogue: Autobiography
Keywords: Autobiography, Bukovina

 
Rousseau, Jean Jacques
Confessions Volume One and Volume Two.
Dent, 1946. Hard Cover, Everyman edition. Complete in two matching volumes. 320pp and 296pp. Pink cloth covered boards, a little faded to the spine, with impressed series logo to the front. Previous owner's name very faintly to the flyleaves, otherwise a clean set. Autobiographical writings, first published posthumously in 1781 - 8... Very Good /No Jacket.
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Book number: 10398
GBP 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.5 US$ 10.13 | JP¥ 1524]
Catalogue: Autobiography
Keywords: Philosophy, Religion, Theology, Autobiography

 
Ryan, Michael
Secret Life An Autobiography.
Bloomsbury, 1996. Mass Market Paperback, 356pp, illustrated softback covers, A very clean, tight copy. 'The Memoir of a Sex Addict'... Fine.
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Book number: 11381
GBP 4.50 [Appr.: EURO 5.5 US$ 5.7 | JP¥ 857]
Catalogue: Autobiography
Keywords: Sex

 
Sampson, Anthony
The Anatomist The Autobiography of Anthony Sampson.
Politico's, 2008. First Edition. Hard Cover, First edition. 283pp. Complete dustjacket, a little wrinkled to the back. Original owner's name to the flyleaf, otherwise a very clean copy. The autobiography of the political investigative journalist who wrote the Anatomy of Britain series while working at the Observer, worked for the magazine Drum in South Africa, wrote the biography of Nelson Mandela and fought for the abolition of apartheid.... Very Good /Fine.
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Book number: 8749
GBP 7.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.25 US$ 8.87 | JP¥ 1333]
Catalogue: Autobiography
Keywords: Autobiography, Journalist, Mandela, Apartheid, South African History

 
Sartre, Jean Paul
Words.
Penguin, 1969. Mass Market Paperback, Translated by Irene Clephane. 158pp, the edges browning with age. Orange and white softback covers designed by Omnific, with a very little loss to the back bottom corner. Previous owner's name to inner cover and initials crossed out to the flyleaf, otherwsie internally clean and tight. Reminiscences of a childhood in provincial France before the First World War, and its effects on the writer's work... Very Good.
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Book number: 12532
GBP 2.00 [Appr.: EURO 2.5 US$ 2.53 | JP¥ 381]
Catalogue: Autobiography
Keywords: Philosophy, French Literatureautobiography, Childhood

 
Sewall, John S
The Logbook of the Captain's Clerk Adventures in the China Seas.
Lakeside Press, 1995. Hard Cover, 1st in this attractive edition, edited by Arthur Power Dudden. 291pp, brown cloth covered boards with gilt top edge and publisher's logo to front, no dustjacket, as issued. Frontispiece and other b + w illustrations. A new, Mint, copy. The autobiography of a member of the company of USS Saratoga, part of Commodore Perry's squadron on his expedition to open up Japan... As New /No Jacket.
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Book number: 7007
GBP 7.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.25 US$ 8.87 | JP¥ 1333]
Catalogue: Autobiography
Keywords: adventure, autobiography, saratoga, navy, Japan, diplomacy, colonial, trade, economy

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